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The Patons App – Anytime, anywhere in just a few taps

Juggling fairs, traffic and admin can sometimes be a massive balancing act so why not make your life easier?

With the Patons app you can manage your taxi insurance 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Allowing you access to your policy details anytime, anywhere.

Patons top tips for driving in heavy rain or flooding

The great British summer; one week it’s record high temperatures the next it’s a total wash out.

Flash flooding can happen any time and anywhere thanks to rain, blocked drains, damaged water mains, tides or burst river banks.

Patons top 5 tips for summer driving

Driving a taxi in the summer is very different to being on the road in the depths of winter but it still has its challenges.

Roads are often busier, especially during school holidays, around airport approaches and popular tourist destinations. Also high temperatures can dramatically affect a vehicles performance as well as our own driving skills.

No deal Brexit – International Driving Permit

Following on from our previous blog about the implications of a no deal Brexit on 29 March and the requirement for a Green Card, there may also be a requirement to have an International Driving Permit (IDP).

What does a no deal Brexit mean for Insurance?

With negotiations continuing over the United Kingdom’s exit from the EU and no deal currently in place, there’s potential impacts for driving in the EU, one may be the requirement of a Green Card.

Liverpool’s first electric black cabs hit the road

Take a look at Liverpool’s first electric black cabs.

The environmentally friendly cab – which can take you 80 miles on a single electric charge – will be in and around Liverpool for all to see.